He Came To Say Goodbye

Whenever I read about someone who has received a visit from a relative who has passed on, I remember an experience I had when I was ten. My grandfather had been in a vegetative state for several months due to a freak bicycle accident…so I was quite surprised to see him at the foot of my bed one night. It was very brief, but felt very real. I remember his smile and his words…”cheerio, pet”…and then he was gone. Continue reading


The Shed


Lately, I have been earning some extra money cleaning houses for my landlord. As I was cleaning one the other day, I noticed out back was the coolest looking little building. It appeared to be a shed (or possibly outhouse)…and it was overgrown with ivy, but it was one of those places that just screamed to be explored. Continue reading